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GF Strategies celebrates 24 years

January 26, 2016

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For Immediate Release January 26, 2016 Contact: Greg Flakus 360-573-7027 greg@gfstrategies.com   GF STRATEGIES CELEBRATES 24YEARS VANCOUVER, Wash. – Since the first days at the 1993 Oregon State Fair, GF Strategies has been a leader and innovator, in revenue increase strategies and consultation throughout the stadiums, convention centers, arenas and fair and festival business. January […]

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GF STrategies at Fancy FoodShow

January 20, 2016

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GF Strategies attended the Fancy Food Show. GF Strategies cited five major trends that are going to be on the shelves this coming year..Anything hot, hotter and Hotter..GF Strategies also noted the trend towards craft cocktails, and anythingthat can easily be added to them, gluten free, and vitamin enhanced, nutrition enhanced and nutraceuticals. GF Strategies […]

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Discover card grows mobile payments

November 24, 2015

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This article details Discover card and  their efforts to grow mobile payments. All of the major card companies are working to get customers to adopt these payment methods. Click to view full article.

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mobile payments continue to grow

November 24, 2015

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Check out this new article from MPT.   Click here for full article.

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GF Strategies pens article on cashless events

November 24, 2015

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This article details GF Strategies work with Intellitix at major festivals and events. The cashless  era continues to grow in North America led by our partnership. cashless article  

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Premium Food Service in Stadiums

November 24, 2015

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Here is an interesting article about stadium food service. SEATWI14_Kloke

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GF Strategies completes work for new food pantry

November 19, 2015

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GF Strategies has completed the successful work to assist the Fish of Vancouver local food pantry with their $1.6 million capital campaign. The two year effort to purchase their own building will be marked by a public grand opening November 21st. Fish of Vancouver is 47 years old and serves the families in need with […]

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GF Strategies Follows Big Beer Merger

November 15, 2015

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GF Strategies is tracking the proposed merger between INBev and SABMiller. The merger would combine the two giants under the InBev ownership. GF Strategies is concerned with the impact this will have on distribution of the craft beer brands. With this merger, the Big winner could be INBev that could control what brands are carried […]

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GF Stategies leads panel at IAFE meetings

November 15, 2015

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GF Strategies will be leading a panel at IAFE on Fairs of the Future. GF Strategies has been a leader in bringing cash controls to events since 1993. The company is now bringing cashless wristbands for purchase of food and beverage to events. GF Strategies will join three other panelists, Matt Wallsmith from the South […]

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Reterminalization hot word in payments

November 15, 2015

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A recent Fortune article on First Data had an article detailing how the new EMV chip cards will require all retailers to gear up and have the new readers. GF STrategies #gfstrategies is following this and its impact on events and venues. http://www.fortune.com 

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